University of San Diego courses at Hoover High School!

  • Earn college credit
  • Be a more competitive college applicant
  • Learn strategies for college success
  • Make friends
  • Become a role model

The students will also get school supplies, a backpack, snacks (and, of course, college credit!) The classes will begin Monday, August 9, 2021 and will run Monday through Thursday, 1:00pm to 4:15pm at Hoover High School.

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Ethnic Studies 100: A course that introduces students to the interdisciplinary field of Ethnic Studies. Using a comparative and historical perspective, students will examine the languages, family structures, spiritual traditions, economic and social issues, political aspirations, and values of diverse groups within the United States. Emphasis will be on African-Americans, Asian/Pacific Islanders, Chicanos/Latinos, and Native Americans, but other groups are also discussed.
Professor: Leon Lee
Dates and times: Mondays through Thursdays 1:00-4:15 pm August 9-26
Location: Hoover High School


Changemaking 101: This is a special changemaking through theatre class: This course introduces students to ways in which individuals all over the world address social and environmental issues and their attempts to create solutions that are “more sustainable and just” than what existed. Students will gain knowledge of social innovations led by a variety of changemakers, who have sought to catalyze positive social transformations in different spheres of action across the world. The focus lies on individuals and groups with innovative endeavors and on the process for the implementation of their vision. It explores the passion, courage, empathy, and flexibility of changemakers.
Professor: Tezeru Teshome
Dates and times: Mondays through Thursdays 1:00-4:15 pm August 9-26
Location: Hoover High School

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